$7.3 million for foster care and adoption in MI
$7.3 million for foster care and adoption assistance programs was released through the federal economic stimulus bill. About $5.4 million for adoption assistance programs in the state and about $1.9 million for foster care programs.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced the distribution of $187 million nationwide to support states' adoption, foster care and guardianship assistance programs.
There are more than 4,100 children eligible for adoption in Michigan.
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